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The Cloudless Sulphur is the most common & widely distributed species of all Sulphur butterflies and has four named subspecies.
Southern Canada south to South America. Open areas; parks, yards, roadsides, fields, scrub & seashores. Host plants: Cassia species in the pea family (Fabaceae). Adults nectar from long tube flowers including cordia, bougainvilla, cardinal flower, hibiscus, lantana, and wild morning glory.